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How COVID slowed 5G

Two years into the 5G era, expensive new cellular networks have blanketed much of the country, but they have yet to change our lives. Between…

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Biden’s bet backfired on the largest social expansion in American history, some Democrats say

President Biden bit off too much, too fast in trying to ram through what would be the largest social expansion in American history, top Democrats…

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Generic drug companies want to help make the COVID-19 vaccines

Generic drug companies have asked Pfizer, Moderna and Johnson & Johnson to license their COVID-19 vaccine technology to help increase global production, but so far…

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M 5.1 – Kermadec Islands region

4.5+ Magnitude Earthquake Reported: M 5.1 – Kermadec Islands region Time 2021-09-24 07:57:38 UTC 2021-09-24 07:57:38 UTC at epicenter Location 27.770°S 176.833°W Depth 26.20 km…

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M 5.5 – 181 km WSW of Adak, Alaska

4.5+ Magnitude Earthquake Reported: M 5.5 – 181 km WSW of Adak, Alaska ShakeMap – IV Time 2021-09-24 07:02:31 UTC 2021-09-24 07:02:31 UTC at epicenter…

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M 5.3 – 151 km WNW of Tobelo, Indonesia

4.5+ Magnitude Earthquake Reported: M 5.3 – 151 km WNW of Tobelo, Indonesia Time 2021-09-24 06:36:16 UTC 2021-09-24 06:36:16 UTC at epicenter Location 2.110°N 126.700°E…

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Taliban Official Says Strict Punishment And Executions Will Return

The chief enforcer of the Taliban’s harsh interpretation of Islamic law the last time they were in power says executions and amputations of hands will…

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House passes $768 billion defense spending bill

The House approved a $768 billion National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for the 2022 fiscal year in a bipartisan 316-113 vote on Thursday. Why it…

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M 4.9 – 21 km S of La Esperanza (El Zapotal), Mexico

4.5+ Magnitude Earthquake Reported: M 4.9 – 21 km S of La Esperanza (El Zapotal), Mexico DYFI? – III Time 2021-09-24 01:59:55 UTC 2021-09-24 01:59:55…

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Former Catalan Leader Carles Puigdemont Detained In Italy, Lawyer Says

The circumstances under which Puigdemont was taken into custody were not immediately clear. The former Catalan leader fled Spain in 2017. (Image credit: Francisco Seco/AP)…

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Senate Republicans secretly lobbying for infrastructure spending

The five Senate Republicans who helped negotiate and draft the $1.2 trillion bipartisan infrastructure bill have been privately courting their Republican colleagues to pass the…

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Black caucus members opt for White House meeting over trip to border

Several members of the Congressional Black Caucus weighed visiting the U.S.-Mexico border this week to investigate the conditions faced by Haitian migrants and protest allegations…

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M 4.9 – 122 km E of ‘Ohonua, Tonga

4.5+ Magnitude Earthquake Reported: M 4.9 – 122 km E of ‘Ohonua, Tonga Time 2021-09-24 00:08:09 UTC 2021-09-24 00:08:09 UTC at epicenter Location 21.395°S 173.767°W…

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Jan. 6 select committee subpoenas four Trump aides

The Jan 6. select committee investigating the deadly Capitol riot has subpoenaed four aides to former President Trump for testimony and documents. Why it matters:…

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M 4.7 – Kermadec Islands, New Zealand

4.5+ Magnitude Earthquake Reported: M 4.7 – Kermadec Islands, New Zealand Time 2021-09-23 23:37:23 UTC 2021-09-23 23:37:23 UTC at epicenter Location 29.770°S 177.030°W Depth 10.00…

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U.S. friends in Latin America are turning to China

The U.S. is losing Latin America to China without putting up a fight, Ecuador’s ambassador to Washington told Axios, laying bare her frustrations with early…

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1 dead, 14 injured in shooting at Kroger grocery store near Memphis

One person was killed and 14 others were injured Thursday in a shooting at a Kroger grocery store in Collierville, Tenn., near Memphis, the town’s…

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M 4.9 – 79 km SW of Jiquilillo, Nicaragua

4.5+ Magnitude Earthquake Reported: M 4.9 – 79 km SW of Jiquilillo, Nicaragua Time 2021-09-23 22:17:44 UTC 2021-09-23 22:17:44 UTC at epicenter Location 12.167°N 87.884°W…

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Afghan Allies That Were Left Behind Face An Uncertain Future

The White House now says it failed to evacuate most of America’s Afghan allies in the airlift from Kabul. Even those evacuated may be stuck…

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DHS Secretary Mayorkas On Border Conditions And Next Steps For Surge Of Migrants

NPR’s Audie Cornish speaks with Department of Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas about the government’s handling of refugees at the U.S.-Mexico border. Source: https://www.npr.org/2021/09/23/1040227883/dhs-secretary-mayorkas-on-border-conditions-and-next-steps-for-surge-of-migrants Droolin’…

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The Feasibility Of Biden’s Global Vaccination Goal

President Biden has unveiled a plan to vaccinate 70% of the world’s population over the next year. But what will it take to get other…

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U.N. Climate Conference President On ‘Last Best Chance’ To Combat Global Warming

NPR’s Ari Shapiro speaks with Alok Sharma, president of the United Nations climate change conference COP 26, which is set to take place in Glasgow…

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